The ETMC Wound Healing Center named a "Center of Distinction" by
Healogics, Inc., the nation's largest provider of advanced wound
care services, for achieving outstanding clinical outcomes for 12
Out of 511 eligible centers, only 157 achieved this honor.
Centers recognized had a 92 percent patient satisfaction rate, a
minimum 91 percent wound healing rate within 30 median days and
other quality outcomes.
ETMC Wound Healing Center Program Director Melissa Sikes was
named to the leadership "President's Circle" for her leadership.
Only 53 program directors out of 511 achieved this status.
The ETMC Wound Healing Center offers highly specialized wound
care to patients suffering from diabetic ulcers, pressure ulcers,
infections and other chronic wounds, which have not healed in a
reasonable amount of time. Advanced treatments include hyperbaric